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Trump cryptically tweets about phantom progress on Second Avenue subway

9 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

President Trump cryptically suggested Saturday that there was a breakthrough on extending the Second Avenue subway, but officials say they know of no recent developments on the...
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Subway rice cooker suspect trying to work out plea deal with prosecutors: lawyer

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

A West Virginia man who sparked a bomb scare by allegedly leaving rice cookers in a Lower Manhattan subway station is trying to strike a plea deal with prosecutors. Larry...
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Hong Kongers Form Human Chains Across City to Call for Democracy - Evoking Protests Against Soviets

1 day ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Supporters of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement created human chains on both sides of the city's harbor Friday, inspired by a historic protest 30 years ago in the Baltic...
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Here's how noise-cancelling headphones work

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Noise-cancelling headphones have become pretty popular over the last decade. The concept dates back to 1978 when Dr. Amar Bose, an MIT professor, thought of the idea on a...
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Former MMA promoter beaten and robbed on Brooklyn subway platform said he feared ‘blood bath' if he punched back

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

A former mixed martial arts promoter who was pummeled and robbed by a random attacker in Brooklyn said he was worried about causing a rush hour “blood bath” by fighting back...
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City expands program to get homeless off subways and into shelters

City expands program to get homeless off subways and into shelters

2 days ago   |   New York Post

The city is expanding a program to get unruly homeless people off the subway and into shelters from Manhattan to all five boroughs, officials announced Thursday. The program...
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18 things to buy from Publix - and 15 you're better off skipping

18 things to buy from Publix - and 15 you're better off skipping

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Publix is the largest employee-owned grocery chain in the nation, with over 200,000 people working for the well-known supermarket. Though Publix is known for highly-rated items...
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NYC to aggressively expand homeless outreach program in subway

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

The city is ramping up its efforts to get homeless people off the subway and into permanent housing. The Department of Homeless Services and the NYPD on Thursday announced they...
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Random stranger punches, chokes straphanger, steals $200 in Brooklyn

3 days ago   |   NY Daily News

A raging stranger punched a man waiting for a train in a Brooklyn subway station without warning, and then ran off with $200 that fell out of the victim's pocket while they...
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Hong Kong protesters clash with police over response to subway mob attack

Hong Kong protesters clash with police over response to subway mob attack

3 days ago   |   New York Post

HONG KONG - Thousands of jeering Hong Kong residents held a raucous anti-government protest on Wednesday at a suburban subway station that was attacked by a mob last month...
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Andrew Luck retires: Injuries have taken my joy of the NFL away

Andrew Luck retires: Injuries have taken my joy of the NFL away

Andrew Luck made his retirement official on Saturday following reports of the 29-year-old's shocking decision emerged on social media. Read more ...

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

Ambulances assisted five people. Read more ...

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Read more ...

'The little girl wasn't doing anything wrong': 8-year-old shot dead in St...

'The little girl wasn't doing anything wrong': 8-year-old shot dead in St. Louis near high school event

The child had just attended a preseason high school football event with her family. Read more ...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he drafted the QB in his fantasy league

Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Schefter reports that Luck is "mentally worn down, and now checking out." OJ Simpson tweeted a video... Read more ...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at Bellator 225

Kharitonov's TKO of Mitrione marked one of 14 finishes on the night at Bellator 225. Read more ...

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

BALTIMORE - Pedro Severino hit his first career grand slam, Hanser Alberto and Jonathan Villar homered on successive pitches and the Baltimore Orioles interrupted Tampa Bay's... Read more ...

Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval will undergo Tommy John surgery in September

Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval will undergo Tommy John surgery in September

Sandoval, who was evaluated by a doctor in Los Angeles earlier this week, was placed on the 10-day injured list on Aug. 14. Read more ...

Mahomes, Chiefs starters sharp preseason loss to 49ers

Mahomes, Chiefs starters sharp preseason loss to 49ers

San Francisco 49ers reserves rally to beat Chiefs 27-17. Read more ...

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

ORLANDO, Fla. - Feleipe Franks made up for three inexcusable turnovers by accounting for three touchdowns, doing just enough to help No. 8 Florida beat Miami 24-20 Saturday... Read more ...